story, but just to have to watch this play out, charlie rangel is so beloved in new york. the congressional black caucus has been waiting for this moment for many, many, many years, but he didn't have a choice. he had to step aside. the president, the democratic party, and he as a member of the democratic party have so much at risk and republicans were calling for his head. this is the better, you know, way of power. >> well, the problem it seems to me, watching it as a journalist, and as a -- i've always liked charlie rangel, to be honest, i feel like recusing myself from this discussion. i've known him and really loved the guy for years. but the problem he faces is the facts right now. >> exactly. >> new information keeps coming out about it, let's be brutal here, checking accounts with $500,000 in each one, hadn't been disclosed. congress has the unique responsibility, unlike an average person filing on april 15th tax return and having to pay regular returns if you get different kinds of income. they have to be completely straight in terms of what they have. their assets. most of us don't have to do that.